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PRospective Evaluation of natriuretic peptide-based reFERral of patients with chronic heart failure in primary care (PREFER): a real-world study

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Objective To assess current management practice of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction (HFrEF) in multinational primary care (PC) and determine whether N-terminal-pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-pro-BNP)-guided referral of HFrEF patients from PC to a cardiologist could improve care, defined as adherence to European Society of Cardiology (ESC) guideline-recommended pharmacotherapy. Methods PRospective Evaluation of natriuretic peptide-based reFERral of patients with chronic HF in ...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1136/openhrt-2021-001630

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Harris Manchester College
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-7976-7172
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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Open Heart Journal website
Volume:
8
Issue:
2
Article number:
e001630
Publication date:
2021-10-20
Acceptance date:
2021-09-23
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EISSN:
2053-3624
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1207813
Local pid:
pubs:1207813
Deposit date:
2021-11-19

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